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Paul T Van Gompel, Jody D Suprise, Robert J Schleinz: Kimberly Clark Corporation, Douglas L Miller, July 10, 1990: US04940464 (845 worldwide citation)

A disposable pant-like garment for absorbing human discharge is provided, and comprises an absorbent assembly comprising a liquid-impervious outer cover, a liquid-pervious liner, and an absorbent medium therebetween. The absorbent assembly also has generally opposite side edges and generally opposit ...


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Paul T Van Gompel, Jody D Suprise, Robert J Schleinz: Kimberly Clark Corporation, Douglas L Miller, July 3, 1990: US04938753 (281 worldwide citation)

A seam construction for an absorbent article comprises a layered composite portion of the absorbent article including a liquid pervious liner, a liquid impervious outer cover, and an absorbent medium therebetween. A pair of stretchable members are joined to the layered composite portion between resp ...


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Paul T Van Gompel, Jody D Suprise, Leona G Boland, Georgia L Zehner: Kimberly Clark Corporation, Douglas L Miller, July 3, 1990: US04938757 (133 worldwide citation)

A disposable pant-like garment for absorbing human discharge comprises an absorbent assembly including a liquid impervious outer cover, a liquid pervious liner, and an absorbent medium therebetween. A pair of stretchable side panels are joined to the absorbent assembly to form a waist opening and a ...


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Jody D Suprise, Paul T Van Gompel: Disposable bib with an integral, elasticized neckband. Kimberly Clark Corporation, Paul Yee, March 3, 1987: US04646365 (27 worldwide citation)

The present invention provides a protective garment which comprises a base sheet member having a neck opening formed in a selected neckband section thereof. A layer of elastomeric material is bonded and laminated to at least a portion of the neckband section to provide an elastic strap which spans a ...


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Paul T Van Gompel, Jody D Suprise, Jacqueline A Gross: Disposable bib with an elasticized neckband. Kimberly Clark Corporation, Paul Yee, November 17, 1987: US04706303 (21 worldwide citation)

The present invention provides a protective garment which comprises a base sheet member having a neck opening aperture formed in a selected neckband section thereof. A neck elastic member is located in an overlying relation with a selected portion of the neckband section and is positioned at least p ...


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Paul T Van Gompel, Jody D Suprise: Web with adjustable opening and method of making the same. Kimberly Clark Corporation, Douglas L Miller, Donald L Traut, Jeremiah J Duggan, July 7, 1987: US04677695 (18 worldwide citation)

A composite with an adjustable, conformable opening therein, comprising a base web of less extensible, lower elastic recovery material, joined to a second web, of more extensible, higher elastic recovery material, wherein the base web has a first opening therein, and the second web has a second open ...


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Daniel Robert Schlinz, Duane Girard Uitenbroek, Thomas W Odorzynski, Jody D Suprise: Absorbent article having an elastic outer cover. Kimberly-Clark Worldwide, Pauley Petersen & Erickson, January 20, 2004: US06679869 (14 worldwide citation)

A laminate including an elastic nonwoven layer and a barrier film layer can stretch freely and provide a high level of breathability. The elastic layer and the film layer can be minimally bonded to one another, such as around a periphery of one or both layers. The laminate is particularly suitable f ...